Aug 15, 2013
Code Hero, one year later: Money, lawsuits and poker
"It's been a year since we ran out of money," Alex Peake told me at the end of a long day he said was spent building a level in the latest version of Code Hero .
Blog: The challenge of naming your studio
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Code Hero's buggy Kickstarter has backers preparing to draw legal lines in the sand
Code Hero 's Kickstarter concluded on February 24, 2012, with 7,459 people pledging $170,954, almost doubling the project's requested amount and pushing that cash straight to developer Alex Peake.
Cult of Mac Blog
Creator Of Educational Game 'Code Hero' Reportedly Spends Kickstarter Money And Disappears
Alex Peake leads Primer Labs, an indie game development company that has been working on Code Hero , an innovative game that's meant to teach students how to code software.
Code Hero Kickstarter Goes Bad
It appears that a lawsuit may be coalescing around a successful Kickstarter whose creator appears to have taken the money and run.